|We Will Never Die: Ben Hecht & Kurt Weill - WA4CZD|
1944 NBC broadcast of the Ben Hecht & Kurt Weill Holocaust "dramatic pageant" We Will Never Die. Live from the Hollywood Bowl. The U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum has a couple web pages about this production: "Kurt Weill and We Will Never Die" http://www.ushmm.org/wlc/en/article.php?ModuleId=10007047 "We Will Never Die: Shattering the Silence Surrounding the Holocaust" http://www.ushmm.org/wlc/en/article.php?ModuleId=10007036 The program had a cast of 1,000 and among them: Edward G...
Keywords: World War, 1939-1945; World War II; 1944; WWII; Holocaust; Old Time Radio; The Shoah; Ben Hecht; Billy Rose; Ernst Lubitsch; Kurt Weill; Edward G Robinson; Edward Arnold; Joan Leslie; John Garfield; Paul Henreid
Downloads: 1,158 (1 review)
|Strictly For Laffs (unsold TV pilot)|
An unsold television pilot from 1961 called "Strictly for Laffs", in which comedians told jokes. Oddly, this pilot runs for 21 minutes, though the average show of the time lasted at least 24 minutes. Many people appear, including a few famous ones including Rose Marie, Alan Reed, and Moe Howard.
Keywords: Classic TV; Unsold Pilot; Television Pilot; 1960s; 60s; Sixties; Television
Downloads: 1,711 (2 reviews)
|In the Name of the Law - Single Episodes - Old Time Radio Researchers Group|
IN THE NAME OF THE LAW A True Crime radio show from 1936. "In the name of the law, we bring you another of the thrilling stories in this exciting series, taken from actual police case files." This collection contains all the episodes of this entertaining short-run series. From the Old Time Radio Researcher's Group. See "Note" Section below for more information on the OTRR.
Keywords: OTRR; Old Time Radio Researchers Group; Old Time Radio; OTRR Single Episodes; In the Name of the Law; OTRR - 2006-07
Downloads: 27,542 (4 reviews)
|Strange As It Seems - Single Episodes - Old Time Radio Researchers Group|
STRANGE AS IT SEEMS Strange As It Seems was a radio program of strange and unusual tales about fantastic people and events, based on the daily syndicated newspaper cartoon panels of John Hix of the same name. Strange As It Seems began as a 15 minute radio program on March 22, 1935. It was broadcast over the Columbia Don Lee Coast radio network. The schedule was 3 nights a week, Sunday, Wednesday and Friday at 7:45 PM (6:45 during summer daylight savings time)...
Keywords: OTRR; Old Time Radio Researchers Group; Old Time Radio; OTRR Single Episodes; Strange As It Seems; John Hix; Hix; John; 1930s; OTRR - 2012-09
Downloads: 8,932 (2 reviews)
|1938 Radio News - WA4CZD|
News from 1938. I usually share these via torrent but I don't think all these files are available on archive.org so here's a 1938 news file dump. Plus roller derby. :) Any typo or error is mine.
Keywords: Chamberlain, Neville, 1869-1940; Munich Four-Power Agreement -- (1938); OTR; Czechoslovakia -- History -- 1918-1938; Old Time Radio; 1938; World War, 1939-1945; News; World War II: Homefront; WWII; World War II; Capitulations, Military; Churchill, Winston, Sir, 1874-1965; World War, 1939-1945 -- Great Britain
Downloads: 6,281 (4 reviews)
|July1982TelevisionShows - loretocci|
Recorded in 1982 to VHS (at slow speed) by a couple who wanted to give our newborn daughter a retrospective of what was popular on TV the week she was born. This is how it was recorded as they started/stopped or paused the tape & switched between channels. At times the tape was left running.The VHS was converted to Mpeg4. Some TV Openings 1982: Gimme a Break Hill St. blues Benson Chicago Story Disney Happy Days Laverne & Shirley Three's Company Too Close For Comfort Hart To Hart
Keywords: 1982; Television; Shows; TV; Sitcoms; Gimme a Break; Hill St. Blues; Benson; Chicago Story; Disney; Happy Days; Laverne & Shirley; Three's Company; Too Close For Comfort; Hart To Hart
Downloads: 2,158 (6 reviews)